Mohali, August 15, 2018: “Mera kam hai daudna aur main eh kam kardi rawangi (My job is to run and I will keep at it)," said 102-year-old Man Kaur, one of the world’s oldest athletes, after hoisting the national flag at an Independence Day function organised by Mona Townships Pvt Ltd at Mona City Homes in Sector 115, Mohali near Kharar on Wednesday.

After hoisting the Tricolour along with MTPL Director Mr Aakash Setia at Mona City Homes, Man Kaur, who holds a world record as the fastest runner in the “over 100 years old” category, also participated in a run with other athletes and MTPL employees, holding the Indian flag aloft. About 500 people from Kharar and nearby areas attended the Independence Day function at Mona City Homes, an MTPL township which offers an unmatched urban living experience replete with ultramodern facilities.

MTPL, which hosted the Independence Day function, is among the leading real estate developers of the northern region with a track record of successful delivering many residential projects in Mohali district.

“Having Man Kaur as the chief guest at our Independence Day function is a matter of pride for all of us. May her example serve as an inspiration for everyone,” said MTPL Director Mr Aakash Setia.

Speaking on the occasion, Man Kaur said, “Having been invited by MTPL to do the honours this Independence Day, I am extremely delighted, honoured and humbled. I am thrilled to be a part of the Independence Day celebrations at Mona City Homes.”

About Mona Townships Pvt Ltd (MTPL)

A leading real estate developer of the northern region with a track record of successful delivering four residential projects in the Tricity region under its belt, including Mona Greens, VIP Road, Zirakpur; Mona Greens II, Gazipur, Zirakpur; Mona Aeroviews, Swastik Vihar, Zirakpur and Mona Paradise Apartments, Sector 127, Mohali.

Mona Townships has received many real estate awards and recognitions, including the Young Achievers Award at CMO Asia 2015, Residential Property of the Year at DNA Real Estate and Infrastructure Awards 2015 and Emerging Developer of the Year at ABP News Real Estate Awards 2016.

The company has already allotted 1,500 flats amounting to 2.5 million sq ft spread across Delhi, NCR and Punjab since it entered the real estate business in 2004. Most of its projects are being funded from internal accruals.

An ISO-certified member of the Confederation of Real Estate Developers' Associations of India (CREDAI), MTPL was founded by Mr Tejinder Pal Setia with a vision of providing superior luxury-class housing and commercial facilities that exceed customer expectations. MTPL aspires to become a name to reckon with in the real estate sector by using state-of-the-art engineering techniques that allow more sunlight and ventilation and reduce maintenance charges. MTPL has offered a wide range of residential facilities with a variety of lifestyle choices.